This is the eyelid surgery. Blepharoplasty Tunisia is widely practiced thanks to its simplicity and an outpatient surgery under general anesthesia. Operable faults can be the isolated pockets in young patients, through the upper eyelid pleated in the forties until total relaxation of upper and lower eyelids in the sixties. The surroundings and the gestures are very different in each case. Local anesthesia with intravenous sedation aid more than enough to make the 4 eyelids. The scars are located in the upper eyelid crease and under the ciliary margin of the lower eyelid; so they are invisible.
Why is blepharoplasty performed?
Upper eyelid excess skin and fat can create a heavy looking eyelid, aged appearance, puffiness, and sometimes block vision. Upper blepharoplasty is performed to remove excess skin, fat and can improve vision.
It is also performed to create an upper eyelid crease. Double eyelid surgery is also called Westernization of the eyelid.
Lower blepharoplasty is performed to remove excess skin, reduce wrinkles, and improve the shape of the lower eyelid by removing skin and fat. Sometimes tightening the eyelid is needed to correct droopiness or sagging. Adding fat is done to improve a “hollowed” appearance.
Following the blepharoplasty
They are marked by a limited edema and blues around the eyes that will disappear in 10 days.
Eye washes with ocular serum, ophthalmic ointment and wearing sunglasses is the only treatment.
It will take 10 days at most before being presentable.